Stocks mixed amid oil plunge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S stocks closed mixed Monday, stabilizing after their worst week since 2011, as declines in commodity prices weighed. The Dow Jones industrial average briefly added 100 more…

Crude oil crashes, hits fresh 12-year low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Oil prices fell for a sixth session to a new 12-year low on Monday as slowing growth in China rattled investors' hopes for demand this year more…

This is what gold does in currency crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZEROHEDGE) – As China’s leaders figure out that pegging the yuan to the dollar while quintupling their debt in five years was a colossal mistake, they are, apparently, more…

Americans slash staples to afford Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZEROHEDGE) – Health insurers are in panic mode as the Obama administration, ever eager maximize coverage optics for Obamacare, has, as The NY Times reports, allowed large numbers more…

Congressman to Obama: 'Target the lawbreakers'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2813135" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] While President Obama and other gun-control activists repeatedly take aim at the so-called gun-show "loophole" as a dangerous gap in the effort more…